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22
Jul
2014

ScummVM 1.7.0 “The Neverrelease” Released – 5 New Games Supported!

The Neverhood
ScummVM version 1.7.0 has been released today, with a number of improvements and bug fixes. Most notably though, this latest release features support for an additional 5 titles including The Neverhood, Mortville Manor, Voyeur, Return to Ringworld and Chivalry is Not Dead.

12
Mar
2014

5 Features You Will Love About Windows 8.1 Update 1 with a Keyboard and Mouse

Windows 8.1 Update 1
In April of this year, Microsoft will release an update to Windows 8.1 (remember Windows 8.1 was a free update to Windows 8!) with a number of minor yet incredibly useful features that will improve your experience of the operating system when using a mouse and keyboard.

Windows 8 has been criticised by many users for ignoring traditional computers and going ‘all in’ with touchscreen interactions. Although I don’t agree with this viewpoint, I can certainly see the need for improvement.

1
Jun
2013

ScummVM 1.6.0 “+4 to engines” Released – 4 New Engines, 6 New Games & Bug Fixes

Hopkins FBI
The ScummVM team have announced the release of version 1.6.0. of their software, that includes four new game engines and a further six playable titles.

ScummVM is a wonderful free piece of software that allows you to play classic point and click adventures on various devices and platforms – even on ones they were never originally intended.

…significant features include support for the Macintosh version of Discworld 1 and the music in the Macintosh versions of LucasArts adventures, an update to the latest Roland MT-32 emulation code, a new cool grid chooser for your savegames, an extended FluidSynth configuration dialog, and major bugfixes to bike fights in Full Throttle. We have also added Belarusian, Finnish and Galician translations to our GUI.
ScummVM Website

19
Oct
2012

Windows 8 Review – Microsoft’s Bold New Operating System Revealed


For many years, rightly or wrongly, Microsoft have been accused of playing it safe with their operating system releases. Business customers in particular are often found to be moving at a snail’s pace when upgrading to the latest versions of Windows. This can be attributed to the time it takes to teach their staff the differences and the process of implementing any new technologies, which is a costly pursuit. With this in mind, it is quite easy to understand why a company such as Microsoft wouldn’t drastically change the basic interface we have all become accustomed to, whether in the business environment or even as a consumer at home.

15
Aug
2012

Train Simulator 2013 Announced – Release 20th September 2012 [IMAGES]


Today RailSimulator.com have announced on their new official blog that the latest instalment of the series Train Simulator 2013, is to be released over Steam on the 20th September 2012.